Thursday Sept, 4, 2008
CHICAGO (AP) -- Cubs ace Carlos Zambrano has right rotator cuff
tendinitis and inflammation, an MRI confirmed, a blow to Chicago's
chances of winning the World Series for the first time in a
Zambrano received a shot of anti-inflammatory medication and
hopes to return to the rotation next week. General manager Jim Hendry said Zambrano is to start throwing again when the team begins a series in St. Louis on Sept. 10. If all goes well, Zambrano would start at Houston in the following series.
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